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Racing and Running, Praying and Pruning

Help me like it enough so that I refrain from excessive doing and committing. Help me do it – lest I be pruned!

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Posted in a prayer for healing, Centering Prayer, Cherishing our Bodies, Common sense and reasonableness, compassion to care for myself

Wistful Thoughts on a Grey Day

A Council of Grandmothers. That’s what I’d like to see!

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Posted in Common sense and reasonableness, health, Peace

Noticing the World — and Myself

Good Morning, God! Sometimes the clouds and the things of the world are just so delightful that I have to STOP and take a photo. Thank You, God! These moments feel like gifts and I love them! And, maybe I’m

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Posted in being a Slow Learner, Changing, choices, Common sense and reasonableness

A Desk of My Own

Good Morning, God! Traveling on my own is a reminder of what a “squirrel” I am not. My husband, Kit, is a squirrel — a Very Nice Squirrel.Mostly I am very thankful for his being so responsible. And, God, when I am

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Posted in Common sense and reasonableness, compassion to care for myself, delight, Enjoyment

Space shuttles, Politicians and the Future

Good Morning, God! I was VERY surprised to learn that all Chinese journalist were barred from attending the launch of our space shuttle last week. Had I missed some major new event?  Was China no longer a “friend?” It turned

Posted in Common sense and reasonableness, courage, fears, Focus on what unites us, Space stations and the Future

Catching a “cross-pollinator” at play

Good Morning, God! I have loved these colorful trees for YEARS!  Yesterday afternoon, leaving Kokua with a bag of groceries in my hands, I had to stop and snap a photo! I must say, God, when I uploaded the photo

Posted in Common sense and reasonableness, Fruit of the Spirit, humility, Humility or Needing Help!

The Eiffel Tower and Creatures of Certainty (sometimes, that’s me)

Good Morning, God! Yesterday I read that the French evacuated the Eiffel Tower and the area around it due to a bomb threat. Suz thought that the French ban on Islamic girl’s head scarfs might have had something to do

Posted in a prayer for healing, acknowledging another's existence, being together in a compassionate presence, Common Sense, Common sense and reasonableness, Communication

Blogs I Follow
Brené Brown

chatting and sometimes, listening

Rachel Naomi Remen

chatting and sometimes, listening

A Moment with God

chatting and sometimes, listening

Sacred Dance Guild Journal

Since 1958 articles by members & guests offer news about activities, history, Sacred Dance practices, profiles of Sacred Dancers, choreography, images & illustrations.

Victoria Paulsen

How to Step In -- Substitute Teaching

Brené Brown

chatting and sometimes, listening

Rachel Naomi Remen

chatting and sometimes, listening

A Moment with God

chatting and sometimes, listening

Sacred Dance Guild Journal

Since 1958 articles by members & guests offer news about activities, history, Sacred Dance practices, profiles of Sacred Dancers, choreography, images & illustrations.

Victoria Paulsen

How to Step In -- Substitute Teaching